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PNS Daily Newscast - November 18, 2019 


President Trump invited to testify in person or in writing, says Pelosi; a battle over the worth of rooftop-solar electricity when it's sold back to the grid; the flu gets an early start; and the value of Texas family caregivers.

2020Talks - November 18, 2019 


Former Pres. Barack Obama cautioned Democrats to be more moderate, and incumbent Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards wins over Trump-backed Republican opponent.

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Archive: November 8, 2012

PHOTO: Mike McCabe

MADISON, Wis. - This election will go down in history as the most nasty and costly in Wisconsin history, says Mike McCabe, executive director of the non-partisan Wisconsin Democracy Campaign. McCabe points out that on the national level, upwards of $6 billion was spent on the races for President and ...Read More

PHOTO: Maryland is opening limited enrollment in the Child Care Subsidy Program this month. Enrollment had been frozen since February 2011. Photo courtesy of Maryland Family Network.

BALTIMORE - A big freeze may be headed for Maryland's weather, but a partial thaw is coming soon - as the state reopens enrollment in the Child Care Subsidy Program on a limited basis. It's a sliding-fee scale system to help low-income working parents stay in the workforce, while ensuring that thei ...Read More

PHOTO: Apparent Governor-elect, Jay Inslee, has begun assembling his transition team.

SEATTLE - By noon Wednesday, Washington had at least 1 million ballots yet to count. But the apparent governor-elect, Jay Inslee, still began assembling his transition team. Although this year's political campaigns were negative in the extreme, Tim Welch, communications director for the Washington ...Read More

PHOTO: Wind energy executives in Montana says the industry is at a crossroads while waiting for Congress to make a decision on the Production Tax Credit. Photo credit: Deborah C. Smith

HELENA, Mont. - The elections may be over, but wind energy executives in Montana say they are still at a crossroads, with no decision from Congress on the Production Tax Credit (PTC). Van Jamison, vice president of public affairs and strategic assets with Gaelectric, Great Falls, says it is a credit ...Read More

Badge of

BOSTON - When conservative commentator Ann Coulter used the word "retard" to describe President Obama in the final days of the campaign, it sparked an angry response from people who consider that "hate speech." Ironically, Coulter may have done them a favor by helping spread word of a movement again ...Read More

Arizona Polling Place   CREDIT: East Valley Tribune

PHOENIX, Ariz. - Arizona's Latino voters turned out in record numbers for the presidential election, motivated by concerns about the economy and, especially, immigration reform. An election eve poll by impreMedia and Latino Decisions shows four out of five Arizona Latinos voting Democratic, largely ...Read More

Photo: President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden. Courtesy of Barack Obama for President

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - President Obama's re-election is being touted as a sign that the nation is making progress when it comes to racism. Willard Bass, executive director of the Institute for Dismantling Racism in Winston-Salem, says the president's victory indicates he was judged on his abilities, ...Read More

PHOTO: Overwhelmingly Latino voters indicated that if Mitt Romney were to be elected president the chances of comprehensive immigration reform would be much worse than if it was under President Obama.

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Latino voters are getting a lot of credit for the way the 2012 elections turned out. Professor Gabriel Sanchez, Latino Decisions director of research, says Latinos have moved to the left since the election of President George W. Bush. In an impreMedia election eve poll covering ...Read More

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